Bill Fletcher, Director


Career Services 2020 is the new strategic direction of the Career Development Center at Middle Tennessee State University.

Bill Fletcher is director of the Career Development Center at Middle Tennessee State University where he provides strategic direction and leadership for a centralized, comprehensive career center serving over 23,000, freshmen through graduate student.

Bill has been at MTSU for 6 of his 21 years in career development in higher education.  He has also been associate director of Employer Relations in the Vanderbilt University Career Center and director of Career and Experiential Education at the College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio. It was in the latter role that he learned the value of cooperative education, internship, and service learning initiatives by managing these academic, credit-based experiential learning programs. At Vanderbilt, he led an employer relations team of five, consulting with Fortune 500 companies and smaller organizations in developing recruiting strategies and branding their organizations on campus. He has taught career-related courses as an adjunct instructor and continues to tailor programs to reach special student audiences, such as millennials, adult learners, targeted majors, and athletes.

Bill received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Mississippi and Master of Education in College Student Personnel from Ohio University. His professional involvement includes the National Association of Colleges and Employers, Southern Association of Colleges and Employers, Cooperative Education and Internship Association, the Rutherford County and Williamson County Chambers of Commerce, and Past Chair for the Nashville Area Career Fairs Consortium,  a 501c(3) organizaiton.